WHO WE ARE

The Yampa Valley Community Foundation is the primary source for philanthropic resources and education for donors and nonprofit organizations in Northwest Colorado. We promote thoughtful, individualized charitable giving and create endowments that have meaningful impact in the Yampa Valley.

Integrity

In all that we do, the Yampa Valley Community Foundation operates with the highest integrity. We are the gold standard in client services and a trusted resource to the community. Our work is impeccable, impactful and transparent to those we serve.

Connecter

We connect people who care with causes that matter. By leveraging our resources, expertise, and our relationships with donors and fund holders we work to achieve shared prosperity and equity in the Yampa Valley.

Community

Healthy communities rely on quality nonprofit organizations, and quality nonprofits rely on sustainable funding. We are proud to support our local nonprofit ecosystem through our annual Community Grant Cycle, which recognizes and rewards nonprofit programs that are creating meaningful change in our communities.

Open Door

Every day we meet with partners, new and longstanding to pass on our passion to build a better Yampa Valley. If you have a passion, we can help you find the best way to pass it on.
2
Counties

30
Years

145
Charitable funds

12.5
Million Granted to date

190
Thousand 2015 grants

12.9
Million 2014 assets

WHAT WE
CAN DO,
TOGETHER

Our vision is to build a healthy and vital community through the power of philanthropy.

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LATEST NEWS & EVENTS

29 JulTread of Pioneers Museum – Pioneer Days at the Historic Mesa Schoolhouse
29Jul

Tread of Pioneers Museum – Pioneer Days at the Historic Mesa Schoolhouse

Tread of Pioneers Museum’s Pioneer Days at the Historic Mesa Schoolhouse Event Details: Join us at the historic Mesa School (33985 Hwy 40) for pioneer activities and crafts for kids ages 5 and up with adult. Activities include pioneer stories, candle dipping, mountain man pouches, tin punched ornaments, and more. Time: 11:30- 1:00 PM Cost:...
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29 JulTread of Pioneers Museum – Brown Bag Summer Lecture Series
29Jul

Tread of Pioneers Museum – Brown Bag Summer Lecture Series

Tread of Pioneers Museum’s Brown Bag Lecture Series Event Details: Each one-hour program features a lecture topic that reveals the unique history of our area presented by the locals who lived it. Check out www.treadofpioneers.org for speakers and topics. Bring a friend and bring a lunch! Every Friday from June 24-Sept. 2. Time: 12:00-1:00pm Cost: FREE!...
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29 JulStrings – Cherry Poppin’ Daddies
29Jul

Strings – Cherry Poppin’ Daddies

Cherry Poppin’ Daddies Fri. Jul. 29, 2016 8:00 PM Strings Music Pavillion, 900 Strings Road PRESENTED BY STRINGS MUSIC FESTIVAL Famous for their mixture of swing and ska, this groundbreaking eight-piece band broke onto the West Coast scene with the 90’s swing revival and “Zoot Suit Riot,” which sold over two million copies....
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The PASSION of each community member may be diverse, but together we share a common goal to PASS IT ON and make a different in the Yampa Valley.

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BUILDING A HEALTHY AND VITAL COMMUNITY THROUGH THE POWER OF PHILANTHROPY